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Foundling's Tale #2: Lamplighter

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The eagerly awaited second book of the critically acclaimed trilogy

Orphan RossamA1/4nd Bookchild has been sworn into the Emperoras serviceahis duty is to light the lamps along the Emperoras highways and protect travelers from the ferocious bogles that live in the wild. But heas found it no easier to fit in with the lamplighters than he did with the foundlingsaalways too small and too meekaand his loneliness continues no matter how hard he tries to succeed.

But when a haughty young girl, a member of a suspiciously regarded society of all-women teratologistsa monster huntersais forced upon the lamplighters for training, RossamA1/4nd is no longer the most despised soul around. As RossamA1/4nd begins to make new friends in the dangerous world of the Half-Continent, he also seems to make more enemies, finding himself pushed toward a destiny that he could never have imagined.

Synopsis:

In the follow-up to "Foundling," Rossamnd has been sworn into the Emperor's service, lighting the lamps along the Emperor's highways. But soon he finds himself pushed toward a destiny that he could never have imagined.

Synopsis:

Continuing the absorbing, inventive saga started in Foundling, Lamplighter follows Rossam?nd Bookchild, now one of the EmperorÕs lamplighters, who is sworn to protect travelers from the ferocious bogles that live in the wild. Small and meek, he does not fit in. Then a haughty young female monster hunter is forced upon the lamplighters for training. As Rossam?nd begins to make new friends in the dangerous world of the Half-Continent, he also seems to make more enemies, finding himself pushed toward a destiny that he could never have imagined. . . .

About the Author

D.M. Cornish lives in Australia.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780142414620
Author:
Cornish, D M
Publisher:
Firebird
Author:
Cornish, D. M.
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Boys / Men
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Children s-Adventure Stories
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Series:
Foundling's Tale
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
20100931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 7 up to AND UP
Language:
English
Pages:
736
Dimensions:
8.18x6.54x1.30 in. 1.25 lbs.
Age Level:
12-12

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"Synopsis" by , In the follow-up to "Foundling," Rossamnd has been sworn into the Emperor's service, lighting the lamps along the Emperor's highways. But soon he finds himself pushed toward a destiny that he could never have imagined.
"Synopsis" by ,
Continuing the absorbing, inventive saga started in Foundling, Lamplighter follows Rossam?nd Bookchild, now one of the EmperorÕs lamplighters, who is sworn to protect travelers from the ferocious bogles that live in the wild. Small and meek, he does not fit in. Then a haughty young female monster hunter is forced upon the lamplighters for training. As Rossam?nd begins to make new friends in the dangerous world of the Half-Continent, he also seems to make more enemies, finding himself pushed toward a destiny that he could never have imagined. . . .

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